Trouble Town

Air Date: March 17, 1968

Written by: David Lang

Directed by: Leon Benson

Guest Stars: David Canary (Candy Canaday), Robert J. Wilke (Sheriff Claude T. Booker), Elizabeth MacRae (Lila Holden), Steve Brodie (Deputy Tom Horn)

The Ponderosa ranch hands are in Riverbend during a cattle drive. Candy meets an old friend working in a saloon. He decides to stay and help Lilah and it’s not long before Ben, Hoss, and Joe are involved.

Trivia: This was Robert Wilke’s fourth of five appearances in the series. An expert golfer, his friend Claude Akins once said that Wilke earned more money on the golf course than he ever did in movies. He died in 1989.